Bacon Wrapped Salmon Bites

COOK: 10 minutes 2 skinless wild-caught salmon fillets10 very thin slices of nitrate-free bacon, cut in halfCreole seasoning, to tasteGarlic powder, to tasteMaple syrup Slice salmon fillets into bite-sized cubes, then roll each cube with half a slice of bacon. Heat a large non-stick skillet over medium heat, and carefully fry the bacon-wrapped salmon cubes [...]

Bacon Wrapped Scallops

COOK: 10 minutes 3 stips of Bacon6 scallopsBrown sugarCreole seasoning, to tasteSweet chili sauce from Trader Joe's12 Toothpicks Coat bacon in brown sugar and until light brown. Pat down scallops so they're dry, season with creole, and wrap the bacon around them. Secure the bacon with two toothpicks so it makes a cross in the [...]

Creamy Chicken Noodle Soup

This is the most homey and comforting soup you'll ever encounter. It's like crack. Cook for 30 minutes in Instant Pot 3 cups cooked shredded or chopped chicken breast 1 (10.5 oz.) can condensed chicken soup 1 cup of water 6 cups low-sodium chicken stock1 cup whole milk1/2 cup chopped celery2 medium chopped carrots1 cup [...]

Enchiladas De Rojas

Enchiladas De Rojas

Preheat the oven to 350ºF COOK: 35 minutes 2 bottles of red enchilada sauce from Trader JoesOne 10.5oz can of chicken brothOne 8oz container sour creamTen 10-inch soft flour tortillas1 tomato (diced)1 can of black beans1 teaspoon of ground cumin1 teaspoon of chili powder1/2 teaspoon of oregano1/2 teaspoon of garlic powder4 shredded chicken breast (or [...]

Baked Potatoes

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.Duration: 1-2 hours 4 large baking potatoes8 slices thick bacon1 cup sour cream1/4 to 1/2 cup milk4 tablespoons butter1/2 teaspoon salt1/2 teaspon cayanneDash of garlic powder1/2 teaspoon pepper1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese8 green onions, sliced, dividedBrown sugar Bake potatoes in preheated oven for 1-2 hours (depends on size). While the potatoes [...]

Blueberry Muffins

Preheat oven to 400F Bake for 18 - 20 minutes 2 cups all-purpose flour3 teaspoons baking powder1/2 teaspoon salt2 large eggs 1 cup granulated sugar1 cup yogurt1/2 cup canola oil2 teaspoon vanilla extract2 1/3 cups blueberries-fresh or frozen(thawed) Put the blueberries in a seperate bowl before adding to the batter. Cover the blueberries in flour then add to the mix. Streusel [...]

Pumpkin Bread

Pumpkin Bread

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Bake for 60 minutes 1 3/4 cups all purpose flour1 package (3 3/8 ounces) instant vanilla pudding (unprepared)1 teapoon baking powder1 tablespoon pure vanilla extract 1 teaspoon baking soda2 teaspoon cinnamon1/2 cup butter (melted)1 cup sugar1 can (15 ounces) pumpkin puree (pure)2 large eggs 1 handful of semi-sweet chocolate chips (optional)Dash of Himalayan salt It's very important to melt the butter and not do room temperature. If you don't melt the butter, [...]

Why The Instagram and Facebook Algorithm Sucks

Social media and technology has reshaped human behavior, from how we think, act, and talk on a daily basis. Our whole identity and lives are contained in a single handheld device that we carry around with us everywhere. We have now given so much value and meaning to a virtual reality that we’ve lost sight of what is [...]

How I Stay Motivated: Career and School

How I Stay Motivated: Career and School

As I'm finishing up my last semester of college, to say that I'm eager and ecstatic is an understatement. This has been a very long journey. I was initially supposed to graduate from one school over the course of 4 years. Instead, life had a different plan for me. Five years, four different schools, and [...]